Just Prevail Becomes Member of Giving Tuesday Movement
Giving Tuesday is a National Giving Day. Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday… now Giving Tuesday! It is a new movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Cyber Monday, the “Opening day of the giving season,” It is a day where charities, companies and individuals join together to share commitments, rally for favourite causes and think about others. Giving Tuesday inspires personal philanthropy and encourages bigger, better and smarter charitable giving during the holiday season, showing that the world truly gives as good as it gets. “We have two days that are good for the economy. Now we have a day that is good for the community too.
What a perfect fit for The Rees Family! After losing their home to fire, just one week before their son was born, the Rees Family will launch a crowdfunding campaign here at justprevail.com to rebuild their home. They are reserving and dedicating a percentage of all proceeds to create a fundraising platform for other victims of disaster, enduring hardships due to similar tragedies. Our website will become a crowdfunding platform for others.
New York’s 92nd Street was the catalyst and incubator for #Giving Tuesday, bringing the expertise of 140 years of community-management to the project and providing #Giving Tuesday a home. The United Nations Foundation joined as partners ,bringing their strategic and communications clout to the project. An amazing team of influencers then offered their ideas, contacts and wisdom to help shape and improve the concept. A powerful list of corporations and non-profits agreed to be founding partners, helping spread the word and committing to their own #Giving Tuesday initiatives. Since then, countless organizations, friends and leaders have all added their support and talents to make #Giving Tuesday a reality.